Strictly Sinatra
Strictly Sinatra (2002)

True to its title, this gritty British drama chronicles a Scottish lounge singer named Toni Cocozza (played by Backbeat's Ian Hart) whose act consists of singing Ol' Blue Eyes covers in the dive bars of the working-class Glasgow… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: June 1, 2002
DVD Release Date: August 27, 2002
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Strictly Sinatra is certainly better than mediocre and it's often quite entertaining, but it's not precisely cause for a stampede to the video store.

Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

Capaldi has found a neat way to stand the mafia movie genre on its head at times.

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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

A smalltime flick in which a smalltime crooner accidentally becomes a smalltime hood.

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Christopher Null

By the time Sinatra turns into GoodFellas, you'll have likely given up on the whole affair.

Kevin N. Laforest
Montreal Film Journal

Kind of like 'Swingers' but with colorful Scottish accents!

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William Arnold
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Loaded down with gritty Glasgow atmosphere and authenticity, and works so well as an ensemble piece.

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Flixster Audience Score: 29% Flixster User Reviews
Ross Collins
Somewhat surreal sweet fairytale of a young amateur crooner coerced into the criminal Glasgow gangster underworld.

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